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last contributed to D+C/E+Z in summer of 2022. He has directed the Communication and Programmes Division of the Christoffel-Blindenmission Deutschland e.V. since 2009 (CBM).

All articles of Rainer Brockhaus

Human rights

Legal frameworks to protect disabled people

The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and the UN’s 2030 Agenda guarantee rights to protection and participation


Development cooperation must become more inclusive

Policy makers and civil society must recognise inclusion as a cross-cutting task – and so must international development and humanitarian relief

People with disabilities

Let everyone benefit

The social inclusion of people with disabilities serves society as a whole


Accessibility is not an expensive luxury

The needs of people with disabilities should be considered in infrastructure development from the very beginning

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Achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals will require good governance – from the local to the global level.


The UN Sustainable Development Goals aim to transform economies in an environmentally sound manner, leaving no one behind.